Sponsors to date:
Sigma Danieli AlbaGroup Ala Nicrinox CRAA

BIR Secreteriat

Postal Address:   24 Avenue Franklin Roosevelt
1050 Brussels
Telephone: +32 2 627 57 70
Fax: +32 2 627 57 73
E-mail: bir@bir.org
Diamond Sponsor "Welcome Evening including Entertainment"

The Sigma Group, founded in 1978, is primarily focused on secondary aluminum smelting and metal scrap trading. Sigma has plants in Taiwan (Kaohsiung) and China (Shanghai, Zhangzhou, Chongqing, Rizhao), and offices in the U.S., with over 2,500 employees and an annual production capacity of over 800,000 tons of aluminum alloy, sold in ingot and liquid metal form. Sigma has been the largest recycled aluminum producer in China since domestic operations began in 1993.


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Danieli Centro Recycling is one division of Danieli Group, which dedicatedly operates in the field of metal scrap recycling, comprises of Danieli Lynxs and Danieli Henschel very experienced in the metal scrap processing and set up hundreds of installations for scrap recyclers and steelmakers worldwide.

Now DCR is able to supply various equipment of scrap plant, including shredders, scrap shears, pre shredders, grinder mills, balers. DANIELI LYNXS and DANIELI HENSCHEL enjoy a reputation for industry leading reliability, outstanding performance and longevity and, always offer customers high quality products.


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With its company-part Interseroh, the ALBA Group is one of the major companies for steel and metal recycling in Europe. With more than 100 scrap yards and leading technology, our worldwide network guarantees industry a reliable supply of high-quality secondary raw materials.


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Ala Group is an undoubted front-runner in the Metal Recycling Industry for over 30 years. Headquartered in U.A.E., Ala Group has a global presence with own and associate yards. Ala Group deals in Ferrous & Non Ferrous metals scrap and Virgin metals. The group is ISO 9001 certified and a member of renowned recycling organisations such as BIR, ISRI, CMRA & BMR.

We invite you to build a mutually beneficial business relation with us.


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NICRINOX has become one of the world leaders in stainless steel scrap recycling by extending expert experience, integrity, accurate and true analysis determination and strong financial support.

Being a final link between consumers and suppliers all over the world and blending functionality with quality, NICRINOX provides the best in stainless steel, nickel-alloyed, chromium-alloyed and molybdenum-alloyed scrap.

Understanding suppliers’ and consumers’ needs makes NICRINOX a most trust-worthy link in the stainless steel recycling industry.


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CRAA International Recycling Group 世亚国际再生集团 is a multinational business group operating in the renewable resources industry, such as the Ferrous, Non-Ferrous Metals, and Plastics. Thanks to our geographical position, situated at the heart of Europe, and an excellent management and strategic capability, today CRAA has established a great purchasing and clients’ network. This will enable us to be highly valued by the international clients in the renewable resources market for long term.